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ZIP Code 85048

Primary City:Phoenix, AZ (View All Cities)
Neighborhood: Ahwatukee Foothills|South Phoenix
County: Maricopa County
Timezone: America/Phoenix (7:24pm)
Area code: 602 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:33.32, -112.03
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 85048

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 85048. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 85048. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 85048, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Phoenix, AZ

Stats and Demographics for the 85048 ZIP Code

ZIP code 85048 is located in central Arizona and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 85048 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large. There are also a slightly less than average number of single adults and a slightly higher than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 85048 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 33,449
Population Density 1,693 people per sq mi
Housing Units 13,632
Median Home Value $303,600
Land Area 19.75 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 12,613
Median Household Income $93,878

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 39Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male8511,1711,4431,5968217888211,0771,2961,7801,8071,1697534612491769656
Female7831,0981,4871,4629357789391,1581,5332,0471,7501,168721439294199128119
Total1,6342,2692,9303,0581,7561,5661,7602,2352,8293,8273,5572,3371,474900543375224175

Gender

 Male 16,411 49%
 Female 17,038 51%
Gender

Race

 White 27,017 80.8%
 Black Or African American 1,548 4.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 356 1.1%
 Asian 2,333 7.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 68 0.2%
 Other Race 900 2.7%
 Two Or More Races 1,227 3.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner606461,9223,5771,95374630362
Renter2839619046913031265818
Total3431,6072,8264,2682,25687236180

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 7,324 58%
 Single Guardian 1,872 15%
 Singles 2,640 21%
 Singles With Roommate 777 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 7,480 59%
 Households with Kids 5,133 41%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male169154190180231220224242254248277291312315389365344302196172
Female140149147187200228205217248295260316301315353349307282171173
Total309303337367431448429459502543537607613630742714651584367345

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 85048 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 85048 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 85048 real estate data, the median home value of $303,600 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 85048. Rentals in 85048 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 85048 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 33,415 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 24 0.1%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 10 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,131 60%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,138 8%
 Renter Occupied Households 3,344 25%
 Households Vacant 1,019 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 324 32%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Sale Only 233 23%
 Sold & Unoccupied 41 4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 242 24%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 160 16%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 852 26%
 2 Bedroom 860 26%
 3+ Bedroom 1,559 48%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $93,878 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 85048 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 85048 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 13,608 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,173 26%
 No Earnings 6,876 25%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 13,608 49%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 7,173 26%
 No Earnings 6,876 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 16,418 87.9%
 Public transportation 346 1.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 16 0.1%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 313 1.7%
 Worked at Home 1,581 8.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 85048 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 303 3%
 High School Graduate 3,561 31%
 Associate's degree 1,107 10%
 Bachelor's degree 3,891 34%
 Master's degree 1,689 15%
 Professional school degree 389 3%
 Doctorate degree 427 4%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 6,606 81.8%
 Enrolled in Private School 1,072 13.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 393 4.9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 85048

ZIP Code 85048 is in the Keystone Montessori Charter School Inc. School District. There are 18 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 85048.

Keystone Montessori Charter School
1025 East Liberty Ln
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Keystone Montessori Charter School Inc. School District
Horizon Community Learning Center
16233 South 48th St
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Horizon Community Learning Center Inc. School District
Sequoia Redwood Charter School
6810 West Thunderbird Rd
Peoria, AZ 85048
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Edkey Inc. - Redwood Academy
Kyrene Akimel A-Al Middle School
2720 East Liberty Ln
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Kyrene Elementary School District
Kyrene De Los Cerritos School
14620 South Desert Foothills P
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kyrene Elementary School District
Kyrene Altadena Middle School
14620 South Desert Foothills B
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Kyrene Elementary School District
Kyrene De Los Lagos School
17001 South 34th Way
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kyrene Elementary School District
Kyrene Monte Vista School
15221 South Ray Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kyrene Elementary School District
Kyrene De La Sierra School
1122 East Liberty Ln
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kyrene Elementary School District
Kyrene De La Estrella Elementary School
2620 East Liberty Ln
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kyrene Elementary School District
Kyrene Del Milenio
4630 East Frye Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kyrene Elementary School District
Desert Vista High School
16440 South 32nd St
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Tempe Union High School District
Evit - Desert Vista High School
16440 South 32nd St
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: East Valley Institute of Technology School District
Summit School of Ahwatukee
4515 E Muirwood Dr
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
St John Bosco Catholic School
16035 S 48th St
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Montessori Educare Academy
1244 E Chandler Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Ahwatukee Foothills Montessori
3221 E Chandler Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Family of Christ Learning Center
3501 E Chandler Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85048
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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